|In this activity, students will become familiar with strategies they can use in their academic and personal lives by practicing evaluating sources for authority, accuracy, currency, relevance, and objectivity.
|Students may complete this activity individually or in small groups. Students will analyze the ProCon page, Should Students Have to Wear School Uniforms? and a contrasting source of your choice for authority, accuracy, currency, relevance, and objectivity.
ProCon.org Topic: Can be adapted to any ProCon.org topic.
Subjects: Communication, Media Literacy, Composition
Common Core Anchor Standards: CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.6, CCRA.R.8, CCRA.W.2, CCRA.W.4, CCRA.W.10
Common Core Content Standards: RI.1, RI.6, RI.8, W.2, RH.8